Pacquiao tips scales at 147lbs; Bradley, 146lbs




09:43 AM June 9th, 2012

By: Mark Giongco, June 9th, 2012 09:43 AM

Boxers Manny Pacquiao (L) and Timothy Bradley (R) pose during the official weigh-in for their bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on June 8, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pacquiao will defend his WBO welterweight title against Bradley on June 9 in Las Vegas. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

MANILA, Philippines — Eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao and undefeated challenger Timothy Bradley gave a preview of what’s to come during their official weigh-in Saturday a day before their much-awaited fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, USA.

Pacquiao tipped the scales at exactly 147 lbs while the chiseled Bradley weighed a pound lighter at 146.

Pacquiao, heavily favored, will defend his WBO welterweight crown while Bradley looks to pull off a mighty upset and keep his unbeaten streak going.

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